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High diversity and morphological convergence among melanised fungi from rock formations in the Central Mountain System of Spain
Melanised fungi were isolated from rock surfaces in the Central Mountain System of Spain. Two hundred sixty six isolates were recovered from four geologically and topographically distinct sites.Expand
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High-throughput culturing of fungi from plant litter by a dilution-to-extinction technique.
High-throughput bacterial cultivation has improved the recovery of slow-growing and previously uncultured bacteria. The most robust high-throughput methods are based on techniques of 'dilution toExpand
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Enhancement of antibiotic and secondary metabolite detection from filamentous fungi by growth on nutritional arrays
Aims:  We asked to what extent does the application of the OSMAC (one strain, many compounds) approach lead to enhanced detection of antibiotics and secondary metabolites in fungi? Protocols forExpand
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Screening of antimicrobial activities in red, green and brown macroalgae from Gran Canaria (Canary Islands, Spain)
Abstract. Extracts from 44 species of seaweed from Gran Canaria (Canary Islands, Spain) were screened for the production of antibacterial and antifungal compounds against a panel of Gram-negative andExpand
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Geographical and seasonal influences on the distribution of fungal endophytes in Quercus ilex
SUMMARY A systematic survey of the endophytic assemblages of Quercus ilex in central Spain has been performed, with the goal of evaluating the importance of geographical and seasonal factors on theseExpand
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Isolation and identification of bacteria and fungi from cinematographic films
Abstract Bacteria and fungi present in black and white cinematographic film samples from Spanish archives in Madrid, Barcelona and Gran Canaria were isolated and identified. All samples studied wereExpand
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Endophytic fungi from plants living on gypsum soils as a source of secondary metabolites with antimicrobial activity
Endophytic fungi were isolated from nine plant species growing on gypsum and saline soils in central Spain. The plants sampled were Arundo donax, Afriplex halimus, Diplotaxis erucoides, EphedraExpand
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The discovery of enfumafungin, a novel antifungal compound produced by an endophytic Hormonema species biological activity and taxonomy of the producing organisms.
In a screening of natural products with antifungal activity derived from endophytic fungi, we detected a potent activity in a culture belonging to the form-genus Hormonema, isolated from leaves ofExpand
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The endophytic mycobiota of Arabidopsis thaliana
Fungal endophytes are receiving increasing attention as resources to improve crop production and ecosystem management. However, the biology and ecological significance of these symbionts remainsExpand
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PAP inhibitor with in vivo efficacy identified by Candida albicans genetic profiling of natural products.
Natural products provide an unparalleled source of chemical scaffolds with diverse biological activities and have profoundly impacted antimicrobial drug discovery. To further explore the fullExpand
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